Habitats and Ecosystems
The Saskatchewan Birding Trail ExperienceNature Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan has a wealth of birdwatching opportunities ranging from the fall migration of waterfowl to the spring rush of songbirds and shorebirds. It is our hope that this Birding Trail Guide will help you find and enjoy the many birding...Download Link More Info
Learning the LandNature Conservancy Saskatchewan
Learning the Land, a native prairie conservation pilot program administered by the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) in Saskatchewan, will be delivered by the Treaty 4 Education Alliance in 11 schools across southern Saskatchewan,...Download Link More Info
A Conservation Blueprint for Canada's Prairies and ParklandsNature Conservancy Canada
This conservation blueprint contributes to a better documentation of the biological diversity of the four ecoregions comprising the prairie and parkland biome. The study area includes parts of three provinces, two states and two...Download Link More Info
Saskatchewan Wildlife AppSaskatchewan Conservation Data Centre
The Wildlife App is an interactive map for viewing rare and endangered element occurrences across the province. General users are able to locate wildlife refuges, crown land, provincial parks, flooding zones, national parks,...Link More Info
Saskatchewan's Native Prairie: Taking Stock of a Vanishing Ecosystem and Dwindling ResourceNative Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.
This booklet is intended to provide an appreciation for the impact that settlement has had on Saskatchewan's prairie landscape. It is not intended to cast blame toward any sector of the population. Rather it is to recognize that the...Download Link More Info
Build a PrairieNative Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.
The prairie is one of North America's great ecosystems and a vital habitat for many plants and animals. Over 98% of the prairie has been lost in the past 150 years but some people are trying to bring it back, hectare by hectare. Restoring a...Link More Info
Native Plants in the ClassroomNative Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.
Native Plants in the Classroom is a project designed to connect youth with nature. This project will educate and involve youth across Saskatchewan in native plants and habitats (including species at risk) through classroom and outdoor...Link More Info
The Watershed GameNative Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.
This online Watershed Game is an interactive way to get students learning about watersheds and how we can protect them. Students are able to make decisions to manage the watershed in our national parks, agriculture, neighbourhood and...Link More Info
Create a Wetland World with Paper AnimalsDucks Unlimited Canada
This cross curricular, multi-lingual activity linked with the Wetlands and the World resource helps students develop a paper-model diorama for the classroom while learning about some of the different animals in the wetland food web.Download Link More Info
How to Deliver a Wetland Field TripDucks Unlimited Canada
Project Webfoot, DUC's elementary school program, links specifically to the Grade 4 to 6 curricula in jurisdictions across Canada. It creates the opportunity for students to apply their learning and connect with nature through safe,...Download Link More Info
Always Changing EcosystemsEcoKids / Earth Care Canada
You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. In this lesson, students will learn about an ecosystem, and actively participate in a game that simulates one.Download Link More Info
What is Biological Diversity?EcoKids / Earth Care Canada
You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. Students play a round of musical chairs using drawings of different species in a food web. The disappearance of chairs signals...Link More Info
Can Farming Affect Biodiversity?EcoKids / Earth Care Canada
You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. Students play a detective mission game in which they visit a farm and surrounding area and observe differences in ecosystems...Link More Info